Nature's Absolutes brings you this pure, steam distilled peppermint essential oil with a fresh, minty fragrance that is very versatile and has been coveted by people right from the time the ancient Egyptians built the great pyramids. Even today, it is very popular with aroma therapists and casual users alike for its crisp, fragrance as well as the revitalizing and invigorating effect its aroma has. The aroma of this oil wakes up the mind and body, uplifting spirits and energy levels. Peppermint essential oil is also has a gentle, cooling effect which is why it works wonders for your hair and skin when diluted with a carrier oil and used for head and body massages. In addition to leaving your hair and skin looking healthy and vibrant, its fragrance leaves you feeling fresh and invigorated, whether diffused, added to bath water or blended with a carrier oil for a massage.